The burden and undertreatment of fragility fractures among senior women.

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Using a large population database, we showed that fragility fractures were highly prevalent in senior women and were associated with significant physical disability. However, treatment rates were low because osteoporosis treatment was not prescribed or not agreed to by the majority of women with prevalent fragility fractures. PURPOSE The purpose of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11657-018-0430-z

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